The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 57 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 34.76% 18.75% 20.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.90% 26.09% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 53 15 21
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 119 69 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 72.56% 71.88% 67.09%
Number of salaries quoted 101 60 71
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Preston

SQL
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Preston.

Salary trend for SQL in Preston

SQL
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Preston over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for SQL.

1 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) Unit Testing
3 37 (34.91%) ITIL
4 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
4 36 (33.96%) SDLC
5 33 (31.13%) ERP
6 32 (30.19%) IBM
6 32 (30.19%) DB2
6 32 (30.19%) RPG
6 32 (30.19%) AS400
6 32 (30.19%) iSeries
6 32 (30.19%) Waterfall
7 28 (26.42%) HTML
8 24 (22.64%) CSS
9 22 (20.75%) Degree
10 20 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
10 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
10 20 (18.87%) .NET
10 20 (18.87%) MySQL
11 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
12 17 (16.04%) C#
12 17 (16.04%) HTML5
13 15 (14.15%) jQuery
14 14 (13.21%) PHP
15 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
15 13 (12.26%) Oracle
15 13 (12.26%) MVC
15 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.83%) CMS
1 3 (2.83%) Kentico
1 3 (2.83%) OpenEdge
2 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.94%) Apache
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (30.19%) DB2
3 20 (18.87%) MySQL
4 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
6 9 (8.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (7.55%) Power BI
8 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.94%) Redis
11 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (7.55%) Marketing
2 7 (6.60%) Finance
3 6 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Back Office
4 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (50.94%) Developer
2 25 (23.58%) Analyst
3 20 (18.87%) Programmer
3 20 (18.87%) RPG Programmer
3 20 (18.87%) Senior Programmer
3 20 (18.87%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 16 (15.09%) SQL Developer
5 14 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Applications Support
7 12 (11.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (11.32%) Support Analyst
8 10 (9.43%) C# Developer
9 9 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.49%) PHP Developer
10 8 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL Developer
13 5 (4.72%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) HTML
2 24 (22.64%) CSS
3 20 (18.87%) .NET
4 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
5 17 (16.04%) HTML5
6 15 (14.15%) jQuery
7 9 (8.49%) Ajax
7 9 (8.49%) Laravel
7 9 (8.49%) Symfony
7 9 (8.49%) XML
8 8 (7.55%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.55%) CakePHP
8 8 (7.55%) SOAP
9 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.66%) Spring
9 6 (5.66%) Web Services
10 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (4.72%) Entity Framework
10 5 (4.72%) JSON
10 5 (4.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (30.19%) AS400
1 32 (30.19%) iSeries
2 20 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.83%) Clustering
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) Unit Testing
3 37 (34.91%) ITIL
4 36 (33.96%) SDLC
5 33 (31.13%) ERP
6 32 (30.19%) Waterfall
7 19 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (12.26%) MVC
9 9 (8.49%) OOP
10 8 (7.55%) Creative Marketing
10 8 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (7.55%) ERD
10 8 (7.55%) OO
10 8 (7.55%) Web Development
11 7 (6.60%) Data Architecture
11 7 (6.60%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.66%) Mathematics
13 5 (4.72%) Statistics
13 5 (4.72%) TDD
13 5 (4.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) RPG
2 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.04%) C#
4 14 (13.21%) PHP
5 13 (12.26%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.55%) Java
6 8 (7.55%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.94%) COBOL
7 1 (0.94%) Python
7 1 (0.94%) R
7 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (20.75%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) MCAD
3 1 (0.94%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (30.19%) IBM
2 13 (12.26%) Oracle
3 8 (7.55%) Apple
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.94%) Epicor
6 1 (0.94%) HP
6 1 (0.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.94%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Hiring Wizard
Salary: From £27,999 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago